* 1. People who are successful were born that way. 

* 2. There is a limit to how much I can learn.

* 3. When I have trouble understanding something, I give up.

* 4. I am in charge of what I am able to learn.

* 5. Challenging tasks are interesting to me.

* 6. When I do something incorrectly, I try it again. 

* 7. I try hard because I want people to think I am smart. 

* 8. I try hard because I want to be successful.

* 9. People who are smart don't have to work hard.